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Screenshots Are Coming: New Game of Thrones ScreensJan 11th 2012
Check out SIX new screenshots for "Game of Thrones™," an upcoming RPG based on the internationally bestselling book series A Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin and critically acclaimed HBO television series, Game of Thrones®. Launching worldwide in early 2012, the game will be available for Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, and PC.
From the titian hearth-lit warmth of Castle Black to the imposing majesty of one of the many seats of power in Westeros, the new screenshots released today take fans of the series into locations both familiar and new that stay true to the soul of the books and resonate with the hit TV series. They also present the game's strategic yet visceral combat and elaborate set pieces in greater detail, setting the stage for additional screens and video that will delve further into the story and gameplay of the upcoming RPG.
"Game of Thrones" is currently scheduled to release in early 2012 for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. For more information, visit gameofthrones-thegame.com.
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© 2012 Cyanide. Produced by ATLUS. Licensed to and published by Index Digital Media, Inc. Game of Thrones and related trademarks are the property of Home Box Office, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Under license from Home Box Office, Inc. "PlayStation" and the "PS" Family logo are registered trademarks and "PS3" and the PLAYSTATION Network Logo are trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. KINECT, Xbox, Xbox 360, XBox Live, and the Xbox logos are trademarks of the Microsoft group of companies and are used under license from Microsoft. Game of Thrones has not yet been rated by the ESRB.